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Assam

Assam BJP MLA Terash Gowalla withdraws resignation from assembly

On October 23, BJP MLA terash Gowalla had alleged that he was neglected in recent appointment in Assam Gas Company Ltd.

25 Oct 2018 4:32 PM

12-hour bandh in Assam over Citizenship Bill evokes widespread response

Shops, markets and financial institutions kept their shutters down, while attendance in offices and educational institutions was thin.

23 Oct 2018 6:46 PM

'Not able to fulfill my duties': Assam BJP MLA resigns from assembly

When pointed out issue of not offering him any post, particularly in AGCL, during recent appointments, Gowalla said, 'That is one reason'.

23 Oct 2018 6:10 PM

Assam: 46 groups sit on rail tracks, burn tyres in protest against Citizenship Bill

Police said demonstrators, who sat on the tracks, were being evicted and police escorts were being provided to public transport vehicles.

23 Oct 2018 12:30 PM

Upset over exclusion of name from NRC, retired Assam teacher kills self

In his suicide note, Nirod Das said he was taking extreme step to 'escape humiliation of being marked as foreigner after NRC process.'

22 Oct 2018 6:00 PM

DCP suspended for security lapses during CJI Assam visit

Congress accuses state of ignoring CJI to look after Amit Shah.

22 Oct 2018 1:05 AM

Assam govt suspends top police officer for chief justice’s security lapse

Bhanwar Lal Meena has been suspended with immediate effect, as per order issued in name of Governor by Assam Home Department.

21 Oct 2018 12:31 PM

Arunachal Pradesh, Assam on flood alert after landslide

Six NDRF teams from Kolkata are scheduled to arrive in Guwahati on Saturday.

21 Oct 2018 6:44 AM

Jatin Das faces two more harassment charges

Garusha Katoch, was the second alleged victim of Das to share her story on Twitter.

20 Oct 2018 6:16 AM

Arunachal Pradesh on edge over fears of river flooding

The river, originating in the Tibetan plateau, is the source of India’s mighty Brahmaputra river which is the lifeline of the Northeast.

20 Oct 2018 5:22 AM

LPG penetration in Northeast to cross 80 pc by March 2019

IOC is pumping Rs 143.46 crore to set up the plant at Agartala by June 2019.

16 Oct 2018 1:58 PM

Assam: Blast in Guwahati leaves four injured, ULFA claims responsibility

The explosion took place at a construction material dump in the Pan Bazar area around 11.45 am on Saturday.

13 Oct 2018 6:26 PM

Watch: Assam deputy speaker falls off an elephant, laughs it off

The deputy speaker then stood up and was seen sharing a hearty laugh with those around him.

08 Oct 2018 1:59 PM

Battlelines being drawn ahead of Mizoram polls

The BJP has never won a seat in Mizoram, but has contested five times.

08 Oct 2018 4:55 AM

MHA extends AFSPA in Arunachal Pradesh

The decision was taken following a review of the law and order situation in the three districts and eight police station areas.

04 Oct 2018 5:23 AM

‘Assam ill-equipped to tackle disasters’

The CAG stated that the deficiencies have been noticed at all levels — from the planning stage to the final fire-fighting operations.

01 Oct 2018 6:47 AM

Centre may agree to create 3 autonomous district councils to resolve Naga issues

Two autonomous councils in Arunachal Pradesh--- one for Nagas living in Tirap and Changlang and one for Buddhist in Tawang will be created.

29 Sep 2018 6:23 PM

Woman attacked, stripped for selling illegal liquor in Assam

The incident came to light after a video of the attack went viral in the social media and police registered a case against it during day.

22 Sep 2018 8:26 AM

Assam police to set up SIT to probe Hizbul activities

Security sources said that Hizbul Mujahideen is suspected to have been roping in operatives from the state to recruit radicalized youths.

18 Sep 2018 6:40 AM

Dhekiajuli massacre: Two NDFB rebels get death

The NIA court had convicted convicted four persons accused in connection with Dhekiajuli massacre in 2014.

16 Sep 2018 1:43 AM